Up for sale in our Tampa showroom is this INCREDIBLE 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle SS! This car has been featured in predominate publications and car shows such as Muscle Car Milestones, and won awards at Super Chevy a NSRA, and featured in Goodguyâ??s Yearbook â?" TWICE!
The Frame and Body
This well-documented frame-off restoration has been professionally completed by NBS Performance with no expense spared. The entire frame has been powder coated silver to match the car. Suspension mods include powder coated BRM Fabrication tubular A-Arms & control arms. Oversized sway bars were added for extra stability (1.5 up front and 1 in the rear) along with QAI shocks, and 13â? Wilwood 4-pistond disk brakes. This Chevelle SS also sits on 17â? Centerline Galaxy Custom wheels with Nitto 450 rubber in terrific condition (stock wheels also included)
Enhanced Concepts of Clearwater, Florida modified this SS with a custom nitrogen airbag suspension system â?" offering and incredibly smooth ride. Accuride valves allow you to adjust the attitude while youâ??re out cruisâ??n â?" while a Viair gauge monitors the entire system!
The original 396 bored to 409 CID V8 has been professionally overhauled by Nelson Competition from Pinellas Park, Fl. Sitting inside the block are a set of 10:1 Diamond Racing Pistons, Clevite bearings and ARP rod bolts. The valve train upgrades also includes a Competition Cams Murtha Thumpr hydraulic roller cam, 7/16 push rods, and Competion Pro Magnum roller rockers. Bolted to the block is a set of Edelbrock aluminum heads that have been ported to match the Edelbrock Air Gap intake manifold. Mounted on the top is a powerful Holley Pro Series 750 CFM carburetor fueled by a Holley High-Flow fuel pump. The MSD pro billet distributor and 6AL ignition box provides perfectly timed and precise EXPLOSIONS OF POWER! Hooker 2.5â? long-tube headers paired with aluminized custom X-Pipe exhaust with dual Spin Tech mufflers sing the roaring sound of a Monstrous V8!
All of these modern components and upgrades allow this Chevelle SS to outperform its original self from the factory â?" producing 602 Horsepower at 6200 RPMs!!
The powerful motor is mated to a 5-speed Tremek TKO transmission with a Centerforce clutch and pressure plate. The entire setup is also protected by a Lakewood scatter shield. The rear end of this SS is a Detroit Truetrac differential fitted with a Strange axle and 3:73 gears.
Despite all the meticulous and customized work for this restoration, this Chevelle SS still maintains its true classic original style â?" even the original front and rear bumpers are included in the sale. The ORIGNAL seats are those in the car and have been restored with black vinyl and tweed. The center console has also been upholstered to match and engraved with a billet shift pattern. All of the original gauges were upgraded to Autometer gauges and also include air suspension controls by Vintage Air that have been seamlessly integrated into the dash with a clean look. The interior has also been professionally tailored in Cadillac Silver Metallic and was completed by Straightline Body Shop in Pinellas Park, FL â?" with absolutely no expense spared!
This 1970 Chevelle SS is a terrific car to add to any car collection and will most certainly turn heads on the street and next car show! Located in our Tampa Showroom, this 1970 Chevrolet Chevelle can be seen in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and videos at www.GatewayClassicCars.com. For immediate assistance please call 813-645-6200 or email [email protected]